In-Depth: How digital health technologies can help the United States address the opioid epidemic

Post Date: 
2018-01-05
Source: 
MobiHealthNews

“Being a clinician myself I think there is value in the system,” Dr. Bob Bollinger, an advisor at emocha and professor at Johns Hopkins University, told MobiHealthNews.  “It can identify a patient that is having difficulty taking their medication and also provide a provider with additional details about what time of day, where they were, and how they were feeling at the time they missed their does. And with that information … [doctors] can help identify what that individual patient’s issues are and [it] can help us design outcome interventions.”